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How do I balance academics, extracurriculars, and a social life?

Hi everyone! I'm a junior and I'm struggling to balance my school work, extracurricular activities, and social life. I want to make sure I have a strong college application, but I also don't want to burn out. Any advice on finding the right balance? Thanks!

10 months ago

Hi there! It's absolutely important to find the right balance between academics, extracurriculars, and your social life. Remember, it's about quality over quantity when it comes to college applications. Focus on a few extracurriculars that you're truly passionate about, allowing you to excel in those areas and still have time for schoolwork and socializing. As for academics, prioritize your time, set goals, and develop good study habits. Break tasks into smaller, manageable parts and use a planner to schedule study sessions. Don't forget to set aside time for relaxation and self-care too. When it comes to your social life, communicate with friends and family about your schedule, and try to find a balance that works for you. It's also helpful to surround yourself with people who are supportive and understanding of your goals. Good luck, and remember to enjoy your high school experience!

10 months ago

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